Job Description:

**Job Id**


Job Title

Software Engineer, Sr.

Post Date




Qualcomm Atheros Inc

Qualcomm Atheros at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qca

Job Area

Engineering – Software


Kentucky – Louisville

Job Overview

Qualcomm is a company of inventors that unlocked 5G ushering in an age of rapid acceleration in connectivity and new possibilities that will transform industries, create jobs, and enrich lives. But this is just the beginning. It takes inventive minds with diverse skills, backgrounds, and cultures to transform 5Gs potential into world-changing technologies and products. This is the Invention Age and this is where you come in. The wireless connectivity software department requires a software engineer with embedded systems experience to develop and maintain short range wireless (IEEE 802.15.4/Bluetooth/WiFi) software solutions. Duties will include:

+ Develop and maintain Bluetooth, IEEE 15.4, and WiFi software protocol stacks (including, but not limited to):

+ Bluetooth BR/EDR and Low Energy protocols, services, and profiles

+ Zigbee

+ Thread Networking

+ IPv6 networking

+ Mesh networking

+ Researching and implementing new technologies and protocols in wireless products

+ Work with test groups to develop and document test plans

+ Work with the support and product teams to develop, verify, and resolve customer issues..

All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.

Minimum Qualifications

+ Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field.

+ 2+ years Software Engineering or related work experience.

+ 2+ years experience with Programming Language such as C, C++, Java, Python, etc.

Preferred Qualifications

At least 2+ years combined experience in the areas listed below:

+ Embedded systems

+ ANSI C programming

+ Experience with some wireless technology (Bluetooth preferred, IEEE 802.11, UWB, Zigbee, RF, etc.)

+ IPv4/IPv6 Networking

+ Communication protocol knowledge

+ JTAG debugging skills

+ Software debugging skills (with and without a source debugger)

+ Linux experience

+ Scripting languages a plus (PERL/Python)

+ Ability to write documentation

Education Requirements

B.S. (or higher) in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or Computer Science

EEO Employer: Qualcomm is an equal opportunity employer; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or any other protected classification.

About Qualcomm

Who is Qualcomm, and what do we do? We are engineers, scientists and business strategists. We are from many different countries and speak many different languages. We come from diverse cultures and have unique perspectives. Together, we focus on a single goal—invent mobile technology breakthroughs.